5 “Thus says the Lord God: Disaster after disaster![a] Behold, it comes.6 An end has come; the end has come; it has awakened against you. Behold, it comes.7 Your doom[b] has come to you, O inhabitant of the land. The time has come; the day is near, a day of tumult, and not of joyful shouting on the mountains.8 Now I will soon pour out my wrath upon you, and spend my anger against you, and judge you according to your ways, and I will punish you for all your abominations.9 And my eye will not spare, nor will I have pity. I will punish you according to your ways, while your abominations are in your midst. Then you will know that I am the Lord, who strikes.
10 “Behold, the day! Behold, it comes! Your doom has come; the rod has blossomed; pride has budded.11 Violence has grown up into a rod of wickedness. None of them shall remain, nor their abundance, nor their wealth; neither shall there be preeminence among them.[c]12 The time has come; the day has arrived. Let not the buyer rejoice, nor the seller mourn, for wrath is upon all their multitude.[d]13 For the seller shall not return to what he has sold, while they live. For the vision concerns all their multitude; it shall not turn back; and because of his iniquity, none can maintain his life.[e]
14 “They have blown the trumpet and made everything ready, but none goes to battle, for my wrath is upon all their multitude.
Ezekiel 7:5Some Hebrew manuscripts (compare Syriac, Targum); most Hebrew manuscripts Disaster! A unique disaster!
Ezekiel 7:7The meaning of the Hebrew word is uncertain; also verse 10
Ezekiel 7:11The meaning of this last Hebrew sentence is uncertain
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